SSRIA receives Best Airport in Africa Award

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SSR International Airport received the award for Best Airport of 2 to 5 million passengers in Africa yesterday evening. The ceremony was held yesterday evening, as part of ACI's international symposium on Customer Airport Experience in South Korea. AML-ATOL CEO, Mr D. Baichoo received the trophy from ACI Director General. An opportunity for the CEO to highlight once more the formidable contribution of all staff in winning this prestigious award for the second consecutive year.






SSRIA Best Airport in Africa 2022 (By Size)

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It is with much pleasure that AML and ATOL are announcing that Airports Council International (ACI) has awarded SSR International Airport, Best Airport in the Africa Region in its category for the second consecutive year. The rankings of the ACI Airport Service Quality (ASQ) for year 2022 were released this morning.

This newest achievement not only recognises the high standards put forward by our country and airport, as a prime destination for leisure and business but also acknowledges the contribution of all the partners in our sector. Obviously, this results from the collective and sustained efforts of the whole airport community at SSRIA, geared towards the ultimate aim of delivering the best possible services to our passengers.

AML and ATOL thank all their team members, as well as all the airport partners at SSRIA for the collective efforts having contributed to this accomplishment. 

AML Training/ Placement Opportunities December 2023

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Airports of Mauritius Co Ltd (AML), a member of the AHL Group, is providing short-term on-the-job training/placement opportunities to students from local universities, vocational institutions and other recognized tertiary institutions, in airport relevant activities in the following fields: 

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical/Mechanical/Electromechanical Engineering & related field
  • Human Resources Management
  • Information Systems with Web Design and Mobile Application
  • Logistics
  • Networking and Computer Hardware
  • Risk Management
  • Security Management
  • Procurement/Supply Chain Management
  • Hospitality, Hotel Management & Tourism
  • LLB
  • Business Management
  • Safety & Health
  • Aviation
  • Statistical Analysis

Applicants are kindly requested to submit documentary evidence of being currently enrolled in such courses, from their respective institutions.

Note: 1. Candidates, who have already completed their course, are not eligible for this placement.

  1. Selected candidates aged 18 and above will be required to submit a “clean” Certificate of Character before the start of the internship


Interested students are, kindly requested to fill in the Application Form, which is available at the Reception Desk, Corporate Office, or which can be downloaded from the link below and should be forwarded, together with copies of academic qualifications, clearly marked "Applications for Internship" on the top left corner of the envelope to the:

Manager Human Resources
Airports of Mauritius Co Ltd
AML Corporate Office
SSR International Airport
Plaine Magnien

The deadline for submission of applications is Thursday 26 October 2023.   

AML reserves the right not to enlist any trainee following this advertisement without incurring any liability towards any applicant.

Download Application Form


SSRIA Resumes Operations 21 Feb 2023 @ 08H00

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Following the issue of the Termination bulletin by the Mauritius Meteorological Services, Airports of Mauritius Co. Ltd (AML) informs all intending passengers and the public that the SSR International Airport will reopen and resume its operations at 08:00Hrs (Local Time), on this Tuesday 21 February 2023.

However, intending passengers are strongly advised to contact their respective airlines for further information on the status of their flights and not to proceed to the airport, unless receiving confirmation of the revised departure time.

In order to ensure a smooth resumption, access to the Check-in Hall of the Terminal will be temporarily restricted to departing passengers.

AML relies on the understanding and collaboration of all towards restoring normal airport operations at the earliest.

SSRIA Closes Temporarily Due to Cyclone Warning Class 3 in Mauritius

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Further to the issue of a Cyclone Warning Class 3 (Three) by the Mauritius Meteorological Services, Airports of Mauritius Co. Limited (AML) wishes to inform intending passengers and the general public that SSR International airport will be temporarily closed on Monday 20 February 2023 as from 07:10Hrs (Local Time), until further notice.  

Intending passengers are advised to contact their respective airlines for further information on the status of their flights and not to proceed to the airport, unless receiving confirmation of the revised departure time.

AML apologises for any inconvenience caused, and reassures the public that it intends to resume its activities as soon as possible.


Suite à l’avertissement de cyclone de classe 3 en vigueur actuellement à Maurice, l’aéroport international SSR cessera temporairement ses opérations, ce lundi 20 février 2023 à partir de 07H10.  

De ce fait, les voyageurs concernés sont invités à prendre contact avec leurs compagnies aériennes respectives, afin de confirmer la programmation de leurs vols. Il est aussi demandé aux voyageurs de ne pas se diriger vers l’aéroport sans avoir obtenu une confirmation de départ.

AML regrette tout inconvénient et rassure le public que tout sera mis en œuvre pour une reprise des opérations dès que les conditions nécessaires seront réunies. 



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L’aéroport international SSR reste opérationnel.

Airports of Mauritius Co. Ltd (AML) informe les voyageurs et le public que l’aéroport international SSR reste opérationnel en ce vendredi 27 janvier 2023.

Toutes les dispositions seront prises dans la mesure du possible, pour maintenir les prestations habituelles aux passagers. 

Nous recommandons également aux passagers de rester en contact avec leurs compagnies aériennes respectives.

AML invite les passagers et le public à faire preuve de vigilance, afin d’assurer la sécurité de tous.


English Version

SSR International Airport Operational


Airports of Mauritius Co. Ltd (AML) informs all intending passengers and the public that SSR International Airport remains operational this Friday 27 January 2023.

Measures have been taken, as far as possible, to maintain normal operations and services.

 AML recommends to passengers and to the public to take all necessary precautions in view of the deteriorated weather conditions prevailing.  

AML & ATOL Clean up Airport Vicinity

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In the context of the International Volunteer day 2022, AML and ATOL staff volunteered to clean up the motorway leading to the SSR International Airport. This initiative aims at contributing to the national efforts being made to improve the cleanliness of the country. At the end of the activity, some 10,200L of waste, including 4000L of PET bottles were collected from the roads.



AML and ATOL will continue to work together to implement additional initiatives for a "Cleaner Airport Environment." 

AML Wins ACI Africa Safety Award 2022- Excellence in SMS

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SSR International Airport again distinguished itself during the ACI World–Africa Annual General Assembly, Conference  & Exhibition 2022 held in Morocco end of October. Indeed, during a special Awards Ceremony hosted by ACI Africa, AML received the Safety Award 2022—Excellence in Safety Management System for the Eastern Africa Region.

This recognition comes at an opportune time where traffic is gradually picking up and where the sector needs all the incentives it can take to put it back firmly on the way of recovery.

AML & ATOL Host Blood Donation at SSRIA

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AML and ATOL in collaboration with the National Blood Transfusion Service of the MOH&W are hosting a Blood Donation on 28 October 2022 at the Ground Floor of the Passenger Terminal of SSRIA. 


This initiative aims at supporting the National Blood Bank is reconstituting its stock and keeping same at an acceptable level to cater for medical emergencies.